Jóhann Jóhannsson
Columns // 2 Articles
Reviews // 3 Articles
Blogs // 4 Articles
Media // 1 Articles

Jóhann Jóhannsson on Composing as Storytelling
7 May 2015 // 9:30 PM

PopMatters talks with Icelandic composer Jóhann Jóhannsson about his role in the Stephen Hawking biopic The Theory of Everything, for which he won a Golden Globe.

A Melancholy Never Far Away: An Interview with Jóhann Jóhannsson
4 Mar 2014 // 8:30 PM

PopMatters speaks with Jóhann Jóhannsson about his latest venture into music for cinema, his moody and melancholy score for the police thriller, McCanick.


Jóhann Jóhannsson: The Theory of Everything
9 Nov 2014 // 8:05 PM

Jóhann Jóhannsson evokes the sound of space and time falling in love together... in the '60s.

Jóhann Jóhannsson: Prisoners
17 Mar 2014 // 5:30 AM

Enter Jóhannsson's dark and haunting atmosphere full of tension, turmoil and suspense.


Jóhann Jóhannsson - "Drone Mass" Met Museum World Premiere
7 May 2015 // 8:25 AM

Oscar-nominated Icelandic composer Jóhann Jóhannsson premiered his new work Drone Mas in the unique setting of the Met Museum's Temple of Dendur in March.

Post-Classical 'Transcendentalism EP' available for Streaming
23 May 2012 // 11:00 PM

Transcendentalism EP accompanies the triple-headline Transcendentalists European tour that just concluded.

//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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